Due to retirement, the Nevada Public Library population around 7,000 is looking for an engaged, forward thinking Director with leadership skills and professionalism, excellent community relations, and the ability to take the Library to the next level of excellence in serving the community.
The Director reports to the Board of Trustees and works with a dedicated staff. He/She directs all
administrative, professional, and technical library activities.
- Financial management and budgetary process
- Management of Library personnel
- Create, develop, and implement innovative solutions and initiatives
- Develop effective and positive working relationships with community leaders, city leaders,
Board of Trustees, and Library staff.
Full job description & benefits package can be found at http://www.cityofnevadaiowa.org/nevada-employment-job-openings.php
The Nevada Public Library is located in Nevada, Iowa. The Library serves not only the city but also rural Story County residents. The patron base is a mix of young families and retirees. The Library building was recently renovated and expanded in 2013, with great support from the community. The Library
increased from 11,000 sq. feet to 17,000 sq. feet.
Nevada is just 8 miles east of Ames, Iowa, on Highway 30. Nevada has a great small town atmosphere,
excellent schools, and offers easy access to cultural and sporting events in central Iowa.
Hiring Range: $48,383 – $56,921
Closing Date: June 30, 2017